"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.